December 24, 2023

Illuminating Art comes to Beverley Minster

Illuminating Art by Luxmuralis, will come to Beverley Minster in February 2024, seeing the international artist collaborations first partnership in the town. The art installation is a […]
December 17, 2023

Christmas Tree Festival Winners

OVERALL WINNERS: 1st no. 69 Sunflowers Children’s Action Group, 2nd no. 35 Tom’s Tree, 3rd no. 107 Abbie’s Fund SCHOOL WINNERS: 1st Queensgate Pre-school, 2nd, St […]
August 16, 2023

Jethro Tull Concert announced

Ian Anderson presents ‘Christmas with Jethro Tull’ Tuesday 19 December 2023, 19.30 – 21.30 We are delighted to be hosting Christmas with Jethro Tull. Ian Anderson, the band […]
July 11, 2023

GAIA visits Beverley Minster

Seen worldwide by many millions this artwork by Luke Jerram consists of a seven metre wide illuminated globe created from detailed NASA imagery of the Earth’s […]
July 9, 2023

Charity Auction Report

British ancient artefacts stay in UK as international collectors outbid in rare charity auction to help save historic Beverley churches (Saturday 8 July). –  Interest attracted from […]
May 5, 2023


Auction of rare ancient artifacts to help save Beverley churches 500-year-old stone pinnacles, ironwork and wooden panels to go under the hammer this summer could attract […]
March 23, 2023

Two Churches One Town documentary film

A new documentary film produced for Two Churches One Town reveals how the town’s historic Minster and St Mary’s could be in danger of closing despite […]
January 28, 2023

Hope in Action update

Hope into Action – an update: January 2023 We are delighted to inform you that we are now in the process of buying a house. Our […]
December 14, 2022

Christmas Tree Festival Prizewinners

Winner overall 1st  Sunflowers Children’s Action Group 2nd Team Tom 3rd Hull and East Riding Breast Friends Schools category 1st  Keldmarsh Primary School 2nd Beverley Grammar 3rd Beverley Manor Road […]
October 8, 2022

Bronze Eco Church Award

Beverley Minster is delighted to announce that we have received the Bronze award as part of the Eco-church initiative for caring the environment. A Rocha website […]
August 20, 2022


Congratulations to Abi Moult, one of our choristers, who has reached the semi-final of the BBC Young Chorister of the Year 2022 competition. Abi is one […]
March 11, 2022

Sanctuary resources for schools

Anna and Cathy, our Learning and Engagement Officers for the Sanctuary Project, have added a new resource for Primary Schools. We realise that whilst schools would […]
February 7, 2022

Sanctuary Blog

18.11.22 Well, we always knew that this project would have to conclude at some point but neither of us knew 18 months ago just how very […]
December 19, 2021

Christmas Tree Competition

Visitors to the Christmas Tree Festival were invited to vote for their favourite tree. The results have been announced in two categories: Best tree decorations by […]
September 20, 2021

Official opening

On Sunday 12 September we welcomed the Mayor of Beverley, Cllr. Linda Johnson, to formally open the new Sanctuary exhibition in the North Transept in the […]
July 28, 2021

Renovation complete

Photo: Marking the completion of the renovation work are, from left, Pete Ashcroft, project manager for East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Roger Lewis, chair of Friends […]
May 22, 2021

Minster clock re-gilding

[Photo: Steve Rial] Early in June the Cumbria Clock Company will be starting work to restore the clock face. The Friends approved spending on this some […]
March 20, 2021

Two Churches One Town gives green light for the phase 2 restoration of Minster nave roof

Skilled contractors have been given the go-ahead to start the restoration of the second half of Beverley Minster’s nave roof. Work is in progress to move […]
December 12, 2020

Re-leading of Nave Roof – Update

Work is well underway with the renewal of the lead on the eastern end of the Nave. Scaffolding is being erected on both sides of the Minster […]
November 7, 2020

‘Two Churches One Town’ receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund

St Mary’s church and the Minster in Beverley are two of 445 heritage organisations across the country set to receive a lifesaving financial boost from the […]